Press Releases

April 8, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. -- Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland joined Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney, the Chairwoman of the Committee on Oversight and Reform, and Rep.

April 7, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M.- -- Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) announced with the delegation $79.8 million in funding for transportation in Albuquerque. The funds are part of a first wave of U.S.

April 7, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M.  – Congresswoman Deb Haaland, a member of the U.S. House Oversight Committee, issued the following statement after President Trump abruptly demoted the Acting Defense Department Inspector General Glenn Fine and removed him from his position as head of the Pandemic Response Accountability Committee created in the CARES Act, less than a week after his appointment:

April 6, 2020 Press Release
Grants secured for Tribes in recently-passed federal coronavirus response package

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), along with U.S. Representatives Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.), Deb Haaland (D-N.M.) and Xochitl Torres Small (D-N.M.) announced that New Mexico Tribes will receive over $674,000 in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT).

April 6, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – Today, Congresswoman Deb Haaland, a Vice Chair of the Congressional Equality Caucus, celebrated the inclusion of several LGBTQ+ measures in the reauthorization of the Older Americans Act.

April 3, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. - Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and Rep. Deb Haaland (D-NM) introduced the Suspend School Meal Debt Act today to require school food authorities and local educational agencies to stop collecting unpaid meal fees during the COVID–19 pandemic, providing much-needed relief for families across the nation. They were joined by original cosponsors Reps.

April 3, 2020 Press Release
First wave of funding from just-passed $2 trillion CARES Act will help sustain state public transit for essential services

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), along with U.S.

April 2, 2020 Press Release

Albuquerque, N.M. – After hearing that military families are stuck with unintended financial burdens caused by the coronavirus, Congresswoman Deb Haaland (NM-01) led a letter to the Secretary of Defense, Mark Esper to ensure military families receive immediate financial relief. 

April 2, 2020 Press Release

WASHINGTON (April 2, 2020) – U.S. Senators Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich, and U.S.

April 2, 2020 Press Release
First wave of grants funded by $2 trillion emergency COVID-19 response package Congress passed last week

WASHINGTON—Today, U.S. Senators Tom Udall (D-N.M.) and Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.), along with U.S.

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